#TBT Sports Blog: NHL Great Mario Lemieux

NHL great Super Mario Lemieux is my choice for today’s #TBT sports blog. The back story behind his Super Mario nickname, coupled with his personal overcoming story, make for a compelling read. Here’s an excerpt on Lemieux from my book … Continue reading

On This Day in 2000: Super Mario Lemieux Returns to NHL

On this day, December 27, 2000, the owner of the Pittsburgh Penguins did the unprecedented. Mario Lemieux announced that he would end his three-plus year retirement and return to the National Hockey League as a player again. Super Mario officially … Continue reading